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USA Rugby to file for bankruptcy amid shutdown

USA Rugby has decided to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy because its financial woes have been exacerbated by the coronavirus shutdown.

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Rugby Australia stands down 75 percent of staff, faces £60m losses

Rugby Australia stands to lose £60m million should there be a total wipeout of the Super Rugby season and Wallabies' domestic Test schedule due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Townsend, Scottish Rugby board take wage deferrals due to coronavirus

Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has taken a 25% wage deferral, along with the Scottish Rugby board, due to the growing financial impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

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England's Jones agrees wage cut to help RFU

England coach Eddie Jones has accepted a pay cut of over 25% to help ease the financial burden on the Rugby Football Union (RFU) which is set to lose money due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus hits RFU hard, set to lose £50m

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) have announced that they expect to make a £50 million loss over the next 18 months in part due to the coronavirus.

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The uncertain future of the Women's Six Nations

The women's Six Nations and its players have suffered from a lack of sponsorship and professional contracts.

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Gallagher Premiership aiming to finish season - CEO

Gallagher Premiership organisers are determined to finish the season the league's chief executive has said.

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RFU cancels domestic season bar Premiership

England's Rugby Football Union (RFU) have announced the end of the 2019-20 domestic rugby season, excluding the Gallagher Premiership, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Champions Cup, Premiership Rugby postponed

The European Champions Cup and Challenge Cup quarterfinal fixtures have been postponed indefinitely on Monday due to the coronavirus outbreak, while England's Premiership Rugby also suspended competition.

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PRO14 now suspended indefinitely, final cancelled

"No decision on a definitive re-commencement date can be made until four key criteria can be met within our respective competing territories," the league announced in a statement.

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